• Serena reaches semis in NY ahead of WTA Tour return

    Serena reaches semis in NY ahead of WTA Tour return

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    The elder Williams sister has not played an official singles match in 15 months since winning last year's Australian Open, but her coach Patrick Mouratoglou has said the 23-time grand slam victor expects to be in tip-top condition for the year's second slam come May.
  • Klopp backs Salah for personal honours but pursuit of trophies comes first

    Klopp backs Salah for personal honours but pursuit of trophies comes first

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    The front 3 of Firmino, Salah and Mane has caught the Premier League by storm this season, but Klopp says Coutinho is still missed, following his move to Barcelona. "Whether it is tomorrow, I don't know". Regarding the Magpies' performance, he said: "I'm not happy because I don't like to lose, even if the game plan is good for 40 minutes".
  • Jose Mourinho hits back over Marcus Rashford selection amid World Cup concerns

    Jose Mourinho hits back over Marcus Rashford selection amid World Cup concerns

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    Romero is Manchester United's reserve goalkeeper but is first choice for Argentina. It's led to reports suggesting England manager Gareth Southgate is growing concerned at the situation. The England global has scored 10 goals and registered eight assists in 21 starts across all competitions this season. However, the forward has started just two games for United since the turn of the year, leading to concerns over his development under Mourinho .
  • Chelsea, Arsenal set to miss out in EPL's top-4 race

    Chelsea, Arsenal set to miss out in EPL's top-4 race

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    Arsenal's hopes of a top-four finish may be well and truly over following their weekend defeat to Chris Hughton's Brighton & Hove Albion. Swans boss Carlos Carvalhal then departed from the usual post-match script by saying: "There are times in football when you have to dance to the tune of your opponents.But today we put on our music, we put rock'n'roll on at the stadium and we made things very hard for West Ham".
  • WVU earns No. 3 seed in Big 12 Tournament

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    No. 3 West Virginia vs. Malik Newman is the newcomer of the year. Six Big 12 teams made the tournament a year ago, including a Kansas State team that went 8-10 in the conference regular season and beat Baylor in the Big 12 tournament. Smith averaged 1.1 steals per game, along with averaging one block per game and was second on the team in total rebounds per game with 4.6 rpg. But he also missed his last seven free throws of the regular season.
  • Chelsea star suffered health scare in build-up to Premier League clash

    Chelsea star suffered health scare in build-up to Premier League clash

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    A Chelsea doctor is thought to have arrived at the ex-Leicester star's aid after he slumped to one side in the Cobham dressing room. Conte said after the match: "It's very hard to come back from that but don't forget we were missing N'Golo Kante who is a crucial player for us and our balance".
  • NFL Draft: Possible options for New York Giants at No. 2 pick

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    If you want proof of Webb's improvements, follow this link . Gurley, after a less prolific second NFL season in 2016, finished second in the league MVP balloting last season. They only won one game, but they were in a lot of games. Those are conversations for behind closed doors. "Plain and simple", Gettleman said via Raanan .
  • FA chief apologises over Star of David comment

    FA chief apologises over Star of David comment

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    Guardiola, meanwhile, has until 18.00 GMT on Monday evening to respond to the FA's charge of breaching their kit and advertising regulations that came after two warnings administered in December. . The comments were made during an attack on Pep Guardiola for wearing a yellow ribbon in support of imprisoned Catalans. "All we are doing is even-handedly applying the Laws of the Game".
  • Liverpool v Porto: Jürgen Klopp to welcome back Adam Lallana at last

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    Meanwhile, Klopp is expected to ring in the changes with one eye on the clutch Premier League meeting with Manchester United on the weekend even though he has insisted on the opposite. "We were happy with that, but we were still not very happy [overall] because we have to create more". One such player is Adam Lallana , who has had a season to forget so far thanks to a long injury layoff.
  • Korean business lobby asks for exemption from USA steel tariffs

    Korean business lobby asks for exemption from USA steel tariffs

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    Mr Lidington told BBC One's Sunday Politics programme: "I just think that the United States is not taking an advisable course in threatening a trade war ". economy, the world's largest. The country that escaped Mr Trump's tweeting ire was China , the very nation the President has wanted to hit hardest and the one that is largely responsible for flooding global markets with cheap steel.
  • Alvarez tests positive for banned drug

    Alvarez tests positive for banned drug

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    Alvarez's promoters Golden Boy Promotions have attributed the positive test to meat contamination in Canelo's native home of Mexico. Boxing star Canelo Alvarez tested positive for trace amounts of the banned substance clenbuterol - a result his camp blamed on contaminated meat in Mexico.
  • Military official cautioned John Harbaugh and Ravens about signing Colin Kaepernick

    Military official cautioned John Harbaugh and Ravens about signing Colin Kaepernick

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    According to the media outlet, at least one of those advisers is a high-ranking military official who told Harbaugh to "seriously consider" if Kaepernick's national anthem protests aligned with the core values of the team. The former Ravens linebacker stated back in September that an unflattering tweet posted on August 2nd by the girlfriend of Kaepernick was behind the Ravens' decision not to sign the quarterback.
  • Sam Darnold, Baker Mayfield and others provide Giants wide range of options

    Sam Darnold, Baker Mayfield and others provide Giants wide range of options

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    A lot of teams would love UCLA's Josh Rosen for his skills and strength, but wonder if he's a good fit in the locker room and with their organization. They've proven that it doesn't matter. "If you have something to say about that, I have three years of tape you can watch... Just need one guy at quarterback to make that difference".
  • Lawsuit claims ESPN ignored racial harassment of Jemele Hill by Chris Berman

    Lawsuit claims ESPN ignored racial harassment of Jemele Hill by Chris Berman

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    ESPN released a statement to the Boston Globe refuting the allegations. The suit follows reports in December of a complaint with the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities. According to the suit, male executives and talent at ESPN "keep "scoreboards" naming female colleagues they are targeting for sex". That lawsuit reportedly referenced "comments he allegedly made in the makeup room and text messages going back a few years".
  • Firebaugh's Josh Allen turns heads at NFL Combine

    Firebaugh's Josh Allen turns heads at NFL Combine

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    Adam Gase, offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains and quarterbacks coach Bo Hardegree were in attendance. "There's going to be a lot more doubters saying what I can't do, and I think I'm ready to prove them wrong". However, he did have a pass on a crossing route that was slightly behind Oklahoma State's Marcell Ateman, who fell over after making the catch. Though various clubs did express desire to see him in receiving drills, Jackson has been adamant about his status as a quarterback - and ...
  • Chelsea's football is 'brutal' but was right decision at Manchester City

    Chelsea's football is 'brutal' but was right decision at Manchester City

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    City boss Pep Guardiola wouldn't be drawn on Chelsea's tactics as his side registered 902 passes - the most of any team in a Premier League game for 14 years. We're not sure whether he deserves credit for being so honest or skepticism for not having sought to address this during the game. He added: "With three or four games left before the season finished we were already champions".
  • Chelsea's performance is sparking a conspiracy theory among fans about Antonio Conte

    Chelsea's performance is sparking a conspiracy theory among fans about Antonio Conte

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    Bernard Silva was the one who found the back of the net to break the scoreless deadlock in the very first minute of the second half on a cross by David Silva . "But we haven't played a good game and for me personally it's hard to play a good game when you only touch the ball three times". "I wouldn't say we are a bit comfortable in the Champions League, but we have a good advantage".
  • Alan Pardew shares what West Brom fans will admit if they're honest

    Alan Pardew shares what West Brom fans will admit if they're honest

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    A second-half goal by captain Troy Deeney has steered Watford over West Bromwich Albion 1-0, the bottom club's fifth consecutive English Premier League defeat. First, he beat the offside trap only to shoot straight at Karnezis, before failing to find the target with a poor header from Kieran Gibbs' cross moments later.
  • Chanel Iman & Sterling Shepard: Must-See Photos Of The Couple

    Chanel Iman & Sterling Shepard: Must-See Photos Of The Couple

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    Iman, 27, was dressed in a silk-tulle wedding gown embroidered with 3-D floral appliqués by designer Zuhair Murad , that came with a silk-tulle bolero. "A night full of tears of happiness". Surrounded by candles, Shepard wrote, "The catch of my dreams...can't wait to spend the rest of my life with you!" in a Snapchat post.